“This is a whole new beginning that God has blessed me with, so I’m trying to get on this right, good track that He wants me to stay on.” -Kenneth Smith
Tré Goins-Phillips : Apr 23, 2021 Faithwire.com
[Faithwire.com] Just a few months ago, a hungry, homeless, and tired Kenneth Smith was sitting in a chair right outside an Outback Steakhouse in Fort Worth, Texas. Now, he works for the restaurant. (Screengrab image)
Smith’s transformation began when—out of the blue—a good Samaritan leaving Outback saw him and asked if he was OK.
“I told her, ‘No, I’m not OK at this time,'” Smith recalled to WFAA-TV, telling the outlet the woman then gave him a $100 gift card to the steakhouse so he could have a warm meal.
After sitting in the booth for a while, Smith struck up a conversation with the restaurant’s managing partner, Laura Hodges.
“I said, ‘Hey, I don’t ever want you to want for food or go hungry,'” Hodges told the news site of her conversation with Smith. “I want you to always have somewhere that you can get a warm meal”…